Black Pearl Pepper
Black Pearl Pepper is one of nature’s art treasures. A stunning variety from Mexico and worth growing. Those stunning looking pods look like shiny black pearls that widen the eyes of all that see them. This beautiful award winning chilli has dark purple leaves almost black and they are semi glossy. The plant grows really well in a pot to about 50 cm and is easy to maintain.
This variety is a jewel and one of the most beautiful plants of any kind on the planet. They are eatable so don’t let the term “ornamental” fool you in this case. Plus they have a surprising heat level.
The upright branching holds an abundance of shiny pods resembling black pearls. First the pods are black and then they change to a spicy red. Now they are ready to be picked. Ideal variety for adding contrast and appeal to mixed plantings. All in all the Black Pearl Pepper is a beauty that will completment any garden.
Flavour wise: Capsicum with a slight salty taste
Heat Level: Medium – 6/15
10-12 chilli seeds per pack